Posts By By Julie Irwin Zimmerman

Sundae Service

April 15, 2015 |

Lots of people want to fund good ideas that improve their community. And when there’s ice cream involved, doing good becomes fun—and yummy.

Kristine Frech, a 2008 Xavier grad, launched Cincy Sundaes last year with friend and colleague … Read More

Welcome To Lydia’s House: A Home for Moms and Babes

April 15, 2015 |

In a sturdy three-story house two miles from Xavier’s campus, Mary Ellen Mitchell Eilerman and Elizabeth Coyle pass between the kitchen and dining room, performing the most mundane tasks—setting the table, sweeping the floor, loading the dishwasher. A pot … Read More

Alumni Profile: Medical Missionary

April 14, 2015 |

Dr. Carol Egner Bachelor of Science in biology, 1978 Staff physician, Women Partners in OB GYN Cincinnati

Trouble in Madagascar | The African island nation is a dangerous place to be pregnant. For every 100,000 births, 440 … Read More

Almni Profile: Youth Mentor

April 14, 2015 |

George Powell Bachelor of Science in physical education, 1965 Master of Education, 1972 Retired educator, Washington, DC

Go West Young Man | Powell, a Washington, DC, native, had completed his freshman year at Virginia Union University in … Read More

Alumni Profile: Active Organizer

April 14, 2015 |

Mike Moroski Bachelor of Arts in English, 2001 Master of Arts in English, 2011 Director of Community Engagement, Community Matters Cincinnati

Flipping For Good | After graduating with an English degree, Mike Moroski began taking … Read More

Classic Poet

October 2, 2010 |

John Knoepfle was bitten by the writing bug in high school in the 1930s while studying Macbeth and other classic literature. “It was intriguing,” says Knoepfle. “By the time I was a senior I was trying to do some of … Read More

Changing the Game

October 1, 2010 |

Amy Gore admits she’s not crazy about running. But there she was in Disney World last January, running a marathon with a group of about 20 Xavier students. The reason? Distance4Dreams, which raises money through running for seriously ill children. … Read More

An Eye for Art

October 1, 2010 |

Every item in Cockerill Gallery, Vickie Cockerill’s eponymous store on Hyde Park Square in Cincinnati, reflects its owner’s discerning taste, honed over a career in advertising and travels in the U.S. and abroad. Cockerill, a 1968 graduate, specializes in contemporary art … Read More

Amazing Feat

October 1, 2010 |

In El Salvador last year for an Alternative Breaks trip, Kali Chatham decided to take a run through the rural community of La Cieba, and her host mother agreed to go with her. But when it was time to set … Read More

Profile: Grace Northern

July 1, 2010 |

GRACE NORTHERN  Bachelor of arts, 2006 Assistant to the Director of the Office of Presidential Personnel Washington, D.C.

Defining Moment | An English major at Xavier, Northern was headed for a career in broadcasting when she heard then-Illinois state Sen. Barack … Read More